Patents

  • P&G Mouth Rinse Has Cetylpyridinium Chloride

    April 1, 2016
    US Patent No. 9,241,885 B2; Procter & Gamble has an oral care mouthrinse composition that is formulated with cetylpyridinium chloride as essential antimicrobial active; a pharmaceutically-acceptable liquid carrier comprising a major proportion of…


  • Processes for Manufacturing Toothpaste

    April 1, 2016
    US Patent No. 9,254,253 B2; Colgate-Palmolive Company has patented a method of manufacturing a toothpaste. It entails dispersing guar gum into a first aqueous medium comprising sorbitol to produce a first gellant dispersion including hydrated guar gu…


  • Glaxo Oral Care Composition Combats Erosion

    April 1, 2016
    US Patent No. 9,259,379 B2; Glaxo Group Limited has patented a method of providing enhanced protection of teeth against dental erosion and/or toothwear. It is comprised of applying to teeth whose enamel an oral care composition comprising sodium fluo…


  • Dentrifice with Low Solubility Flavorant

    April 1, 2016
    US Patent No. 9,259,377 B2; Colgate-Palmolive has patented a method of preparing a dentifrice comprising a polymer matrix film with a low solubility flavorant in the following steps: forming a polymer matrix film in the substantial absence of a low s…


  • Two-Part Dental Care Product

    April 1, 2016
    US 9,254,255 B2; Chung-Yuan Christian University has been awarded a patent for a dental care product with two-part formulations. They are a first agent comprising an orally acceptable carrier and equal to or more than 0.1mg/ml of a block copolymer co…


  • Stimulating Hair Growth

    April 1, 2016
    US Patent No. 9,259,381 B2; ISP Investments, Inc., Wilmington, DE, has patented a 15 claims cosmetic treatment method that is applied topically to an area having hair follicles. The composition is comprised of at least one Zea mays L. peptidic hydrol…


  • Coloring Pre-Mix for Cosmetics

    April 1, 2016
    US Patent No. 9,259,383 B2, Coty, Inc. has patented coloring pre-mix for use in coloring of a cosmetic composition. It is comprised of benzyl benzoate, dipropylene glycol and coloring plant extracts. …


  • Kao Patents Sotolone Odor Inhibitor

    April 1, 2016
    US 9,254,248 B2; Kao Corporation, Tokyo, has been awarded a US patent for a method of inhibiting an odor caused by sotolone  (a lactoneand aroma compound with the typical smell of fenugreekor curry at high concentrations and maple syru…


  • Dissolvable Personal Care Product

    April 1, 2016
    US Patent No. 9,233,055 B2; The Procter & Gamble Company has patented a personal care article in the form of a porous dissolvable solid structure. It is comprised of surfactant, polymeric structurant and plasticizer. The article is an open celled…


  • Low-VOC Cleaning Composition

    April 1, 2016
    US Patent No. 9,234,165 B2; Clorox has patented a cleaning substrate. It is comprised of a substrate; a cleaning composition, loaded onto said substrate, that consist of cationic biocides, one or more surfactants (selected form the group consisting o…


  • Emulsifier-Free Skin Cosmetic

    April 1, 2016
    US Patent No. 9,259,378 B2; Beiersdorf AG, Hamburg, has been awarded a patent for a  cosmetic or dermatological preparation, wherein the preparation is free from emulsifiers and exhibits graininess. The process is comprised of dispersing one or…


  • J&J Patents Sunscreen With UV Radiation-Absorbing Polymer

    April 1, 2016
    US Patent No. 9,254,254 B2; Johnson & Johnson Consumer Inc. has patented a composition that is comprised of a continuous water phase; a discontinuous oil phase, homogeneously distributed in said water phase, that is comprised of a polymer composi…


  • Mary Kay Hits Patent Milestone

    February 3, 2016
    With more than 130 patents awarded in 2015, Mary Kay Inc. has set a company milestone with more than 1,200 patents for products, technologies and packaging designs in its global portfolio. Notable utility patents awarded to Mary Kay for skin care…


  • Preservative Patents Protected by schülke

    January 4, 2016
    The opposition division of the European Patent Office confirmed that Schülke & Mayr GmbH holds unrestricted European patent protection for several of its cosmetics and toiletries preservatives. Among the products protected by this ruling is…


  • Enhanced Flavor Release In Oral Care Products

    January 4, 2016
    US Patent No. 9,161,890 B2; Colgate-Palmolive has patented an oral care composition with enhanced flavor release. It is comprised of an orally acceptable carrier comprising a first flavor; and a multilayer substantially of lamellar film for extended…